The Fate of Culture Geertz and Beyond (Representations Books) by Sherry B. Ortner

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Published by University of California Press .

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Subjects:

  • Social & cultural anthropology,
  • Social Science,
  • Culture,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Sociology,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Social Science / Anthropology / General,
  • Anthropology - General,
  • Geertz, Clifford,
  • Philosophy

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7710573M
ISBN 100520216016
ISBN 109780520216013

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